Ribbons such as New Web Application, Properties on Service Applications (such as Managed Metadata Service)
The solution is to run ‘Central Administration’ as Administrator. Off course this being a 2012 R2 server i disabled the UAC prompting but this didn’t stop the ‘Run as Administrator’ prompt.
Run this powershell script to disabled the Run as Administrator prompt
Set-ItemProperty -Path "HKLM:\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\System" -Name "EnableLUA" -Value "0"
Shutdown -r -t 0